Driscoll Middle School

Driscoll Middle School serves 769 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Driscoll Middle School operates within the Corpus Christi Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 769 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 769 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade Driscoll Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Hispanic
86%
50%
Black
7%
13%
White
5%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Driscoll Middle School Sch Ethnicity Driscoll Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
44%
Driscoll Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,239 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Corpus Christi Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
4
Number of Students Managed 41,239 730
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $345 MM $9 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $332 MM $9 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,955 $11,947
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,627 $12,666
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Roy Miller H S Metropolitan School Of Design (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nueces Co J J A E P (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Special Emphasis School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Corpus ChristiRoy Miller H S Metropolitan School Of Design
    1 Battlin Buc Blvd
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)878-5100
    0.5 mi | 1221 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Corpus ChristiOak Park Special Emphasis School
    3801 Leopard
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)878-2120
    0.6 mi | 689 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Corpus ChristiCesar E Chavez Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    3701 Mueller
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)561-5651
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 85 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Corpus ChristiZavala Elementary School
    3102 Highland
    Corpus ChristiTX 78405
    (361)878-2720
    0.9 mi | 879 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Corpus ChristiBranch Career Technical High School
    3902 Morgan Ave
    Corpus ChristiTX 78405
    (361)886-9002
    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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Did You Know?
Corpus Christi, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.34, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Corpus Christi is Windsor Park G/t Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.